FUD

Fear Uncertainty Doubt

1. | concept

Spreading negative sentiment towards the future of a coin, sometimes with reason, sometimes without

2. | concept

A feeling often widespread during bear markets and price crashes. Information which is negative towards cryptocurrency in general, or towards specific coins – especially when about future prices – is an instance of FUD.

3. | information

The spread of FUD is sometimes coordinated and aligned with a groups agenda. One good way to attack a project is to spread false, misleading or exaggerated news about your rivals on social media. As such, the intent of each source should always be taken into consideration.

* All terms and definitions will change as the Cryptionary improves